Archive - Sports Article
May 23rd, 2012
The 2012 Poteau Pirate Red-White Scrimmage will take place at 4 p.m. Friday at Costner Stadium. The scrimmage was to have taken place at 6 p.m., but it was going to conflict with the 2012 Poteau High School Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony and banquet, which will take place at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Bob Lee Kidd Civic Center.
Admission to the game will be towels.
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The Wayne Husak/Memorial Day Tournament will take place Saturday and Sunday at Choctaw Country Club.
The entry fee for the two-player scramble is $100.
SPIRO â€” One Spiro High School senior baseball player finally had his dream come true to make state. Now, Tyler Didway just had another one come true.
Didway signed with Carl Albert State College Monday morning inside Spiro High School Principal Kyle House's office.
â€śIt's taken a lot of weight off my shoulders,â€ť Didway said. â€śNow, that I'm going to get to play somewhere, I can now relax. I'm just ready to go.â€ť
Carl Albert was really the only place the Spiro graduate was looking to go.
The 2012 Poteau Cross Country Booster Club Running Camp will be from 8 to 11 a.m. Wednesday through Friday at Costner Stadium. Entry fee is $40 per camper. The camp is open to boys and girls ages 5 through 12.
Registration will also take place from 7:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.
For additional information, call Tim Hall at (918) 839-3857 or Whitney Kirby at (918) 413-4200.
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The Wolf Ridge Women's Golf Association seventh annual 2-Lady Invitational Scramble will begin with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. this morning at Wolf Ridge Golf Course.
Editor's Note â€” Due to a publishing error, this week's schedule failed to get published into Saturday's physical edition of The Poteau Daily News. The Poteau Daily News regrets any inconvenience this caused.
Coach Pitch League
Spiro Reds vs. Poteau Bombers, Pocola Mudcats vs. Spiro Dirtbags, Wister Wildcats vs. Heavener Hurricanes, Heavener Thunder vs. Heavener Titans, Poteau Drillers vs. Panama Sooners, Spiro L'il Giants vs. Spiro Diamondbacks.
Several Poteau High School soccer players were honored at the end-of-the-year celebration earlier this week.
For the Pirates, Zack Roebuck was named the Most Valuable Player for the season and the MVP Defensive Player.
Jesse Woodson,Blake Williams and Spencer Hall were named to the Oklahoma Coaches Association's East All-State Team.
Hall was also named the MVP Midfielder, while Roebuck, Kendrick Hardaway, Kyle Matos, Justin Barnes and Dylan Stone were named to the All-District 4A-6 Team.
Williams was named the MVP Offensive Player, while Ashby Clark was named the MVP Newcomer.